By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:16
A new study has found that boosting neuron activity inside the brain’s reward circuit rather than suppressing it can actually help animals susceptible to depression become more resilient.
By Sabrina Bachai | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:58
Sweeten up your Easter spread this weekend with these delectable treats from Greece, Poland, Jamaica, Italy, and the Dominican Republic.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:47
This Good Friday, enjoy a healthy, meatless meal — from fish tacos to Southwestern stuffed peppers — that will make even a meat-lover salivate.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:09
A new Stanford study finds that when we feel the possibility of love flying out the door, our relationship with God changes into a bond similar to how we feel with a trusted friend.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:00
Children up to age 4 tend to pack on the pounds following a tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy, possibly due to an increase in appetite after pain is reduced.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:12
One doctor stirred up controversy after making a bold statement in an editorial piece, stating that he’d prefer HIV over diabetes.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:03
Heart failure was one such health condition scientists were able to detect through an analysis of patients' breath. Here are four others.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:55
Dr. Paul Becton, 68-year-old Arkansas gynecologist for 30 years, violated women’s privacy in practice by taking nude photos of patients’ "pubic region and buttocks."
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:43
Researchers discovered artists have structurally different brains compared to non-artists, and the distinctions exist in regions of the brain linked to visual imagery and fine movements.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:48
Noah Van Vooren, teen born with Down syndrome, defied all odds after doctors said he wouldn't be able to "walk, talk, or do anything," and opened his college acceptance letter.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:19
Good old-fashioned exercise is still the best solution to stay young, and now researchers say your skin is among the benefactors.
By Anthony Rivas | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:00
People who don't really enjoy their job may find that they can still perform well if they spend some time partaking in creativity activities during their days off.
By Lizette Borreli | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 17:50
15-month-old babies are more likely to help those of their ethnicity and to choose them as a playmate — something known as in-group bias, when people favor those with the same characteristics.